Looking like something out of a fairytale, The Church of Mary Magdalene in Jerusalem.

Posted by Iris Hami

Jun 11, 2013 9:47:05 AM

HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAEL
Bringing a taste of the Kremlin to Jerusalem, the 19th-Century "Church of Mary Magdalene is a distinctive Jerusalem landmark on the Mount of Olives. Built by Tsar Alexander III in 1888 in the traditional Russian style and easily spotted from The Temple Mount, the Russian church's seven golden domes sparkle in the sun. Combined with its multiple levels and sculpted white turrets, the church truly evokes a magical feeling that is unforgettable. 

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Photo: HISTORICAL SITES IN ISRAELBringing a taste of the Kremlin to Jerusalem, the 19th-Century "Church of Mary Magdalene is a distinctive Jerusalem landmark on the Mount of Olives. http://www.sacred-destinations.com/israel/jerusalem-church-of-mary-magdalene

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